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Interested in Creating a Digital Passport?

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The Digital Passport Web pageDigital Passport is a website owned by Commonsense Media where teachers can enroll a class to work through a set of games which encourages them to be safe when using technology devices.

The following extract is taken from the educator handbook:

“Digital Passport is an interactive learning tool for grades three to five that teaches and tests the basics of ...

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Learning about the Weather

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Recommended Sites for Teachers

Strange and extreme weather conditions around the world have been captured on video and are readily available on several websites. These clips provide an excellent opportunity to engage pupil’s interest and below we have listed our recommendations. The sites are suitable for KS1 and 2 pupils and include a mixture of lesson plans, worksheets, videos, photograph and activities:

Metoffice.gov.uk – Includes ...

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Using Scratch in the Primary Classroom

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A picture from the Scratch web siteControl technology is one of the most exciting aspects of ICT for pupils and probably the most dreaded for teachers! The thought of teaching pupils how to get control boxes, motors, buzzers, switches and batteries to work altogether can be daunting for most teachers. Making games is a great introduction to control technology and Scratch is an easy way ...

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SATs Revision

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BBC Bitesize webpageWith SATs only a few weeks away pupils may wish to investigate some of these useful KS2 revision sites:

Bitesize – a whole set of games that may be worth running through between now and taking the SATs.

Tips for surviving SATs

There are 6 free days for Maths Boot Camp available  and also Literacy activities. As ...

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The World Stories Project

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World Stories is a great collection of stories to use for literacy but also maybe really useful for language teaching and learning.

“World Stories is a growing collection of traditional and new stories representing the 21 most commonly spoken languages by children across the UK.  These stories can be read, listened to and downloaded in English and their original language.”

World Stories is a ...

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